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Apologies if I click only later as we are rather busy: Jasmine has chosen to spring clean the loft, and it's snowingSadSad. Today's image is of an orchid recently purchased and photographed in my usual way.

Many thanks to all who supported Hey Diddle Diddle, There's Another In The Middle.

Ronnie.

Camera:Nikon D7000 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Nikon DX 18-200mm.
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:"Orchid"
Username:RonnieAG RonnieAG
Uploaded:22 Mar 2013 - 1:18 PM
Tags:Available daylight only, Black card b/g, Flowers & plants, Indoor shot, Orchid, Pink veined, White card reflector.
Votes:Voting Disabled

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
22 Mar 2013 - 1:20 PM

Beautiful image,

Ali

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gwynn56
gwynn56  260 forum posts England
22 Mar 2013 - 1:23 PM

beautiful capture I like the colouring

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mashwood10
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22 Mar 2013 - 1:27 PM

Simply beautiful Ronnie. So crisp too.GrinGrinGrin

Pam

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Caziwinkles
22 Mar 2013 - 1:27 PM

Gorgeous orchid! Very well presented and love the colours.
We got loads of snow too!! Smile

Carol

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 1Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
22 Mar 2013 - 1:28 PM

A great image RonnieSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile


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cabbie
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22 Mar 2013 - 1:32 PM

Another top notch floral image Ronnie

Bob

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Badgerfred
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22 Mar 2013 - 1:45 PM

Super image Ronnie, like the colour, composition and detail,
Fred.

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gary_d
gary_d e2 Member 6519 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
22 Mar 2013 - 2:04 PM

No snow here thankfully but its wet and cold, this brightens the day Ronnie, now get back up the loft before Jasmine shouts at you. - gary

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DicksPics
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22 Mar 2013 - 2:05 PM

An excellent image, Ronnie!
One to aspire to, again!!WinkWink
Good luck with the spring clean!
No snow in the West Midlands.....yet!!
****

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NeilWigan
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22 Mar 2013 - 2:10 PM

lovely colour and detail.

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
22 Mar 2013 - 2:21 PM

Beautiful work as ever from the KS.

Albert

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CarolG
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22 Mar 2013 - 2:32 PM

What a beauty, Ronnie, I'm not surprised you couldn't resist buying it Smile Carol

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EAS
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22 Mar 2013 - 2:32 PM

Beautiful colours. Good luck with that snow! For once looks as though we might miss it - probably shouldn't have said that! TongueWink

Ann

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
22 Mar 2013 - 2:35 PM

As classy a photograph as ever Ronnie !! Excellent Smile

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TyChee
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22 Mar 2013 - 2:38 PM

Beautifully captured.
Ty

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capto
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22 Mar 2013 - 2:41 PM

Beautiful image of a beautiful flower.Smile

ivor

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adrian_w
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22 Mar 2013 - 2:41 PM

Another good one Ronnie. Lovely colouring in this one. Unfortunately I lost mine in the cold this year.
The Botanics Orchid Fair is on April 20/21 this year if you're interested. I'll be there on the SOS stand Sat morning, if you make it stop & say hello.
A

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jennialexander
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22 Mar 2013 - 2:50 PM

Beautiful image, superb composition makes a very classy photograph. As **** says 'one to aspire to'
Jenni

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netta1234
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22 Mar 2013 - 2:57 PM

Beautiful image of a lovely detailed flowerSmile
NettaSmile

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Lillian
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22 Mar 2013 - 3:14 PM

Oh come on Jasmine...spring cleaning!Sad
and the loft! when it's warmer..please
Ronnie this is so good without a white frame around and all the black together
showing off this beautifully captured Orchid
perfect image
Lillian
no snow hereGrin

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John_Horner
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22 Mar 2013 - 3:28 PM

Lovely shot.
Super colours and lighting too.

John

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TrevBatWCC
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22 Mar 2013 - 3:32 PM

Top-notch work yet again, Ronnie - the sort of work suited to this supposedly 'Spring like' weather! Wink
Trev Smile

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johnjo58
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22 Mar 2013 - 3:32 PM

A classic KSS image Ronnie, excellent
David

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nonur
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22 Mar 2013 - 3:34 PM

They look great and so sharp and contrasting against the black background.

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bobhowell
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22 Mar 2013 - 3:36 PM

Another stunning image. How do you guys get such a black background or do you lay the flower on a black cloth or something? Sorry to ask but would like to give this a go sometime!! A great picture Ronnie

Bob

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andylea
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22 Mar 2013 - 4:07 PM

SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

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NDODS
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22 Mar 2013 - 4:22 PM

Exquisite, simply exquisite.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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janlea
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22 Mar 2013 - 4:25 PM

A lovely image Ronnie, so beautiful Smile
Jan

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JohnChambersPhotography

Working well Ronnie, you still have the midas touch , another one to ponder over, loft cleaning now there's a job been there done that many times in the past.

John

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WhiteRose1
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22 Mar 2013 - 4:44 PM

Excellent shape and lovely colour especially with the black on black background, Ronnie.

Dave

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morpheus1955
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22 Mar 2013 - 4:54 PM

Beautiful shot Ronnie, fabulous colours and detail, beautifully captured and presented

Hugh

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richmowil
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22 Mar 2013 - 4:54 PM

Simple and colourful with nice clarity! I like it a lot!!

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Meheecho
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22 Mar 2013 - 4:58 PM

A first class image beautifully composed and presented

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taggart
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22 Mar 2013 - 5:03 PM

Excellent choices made for this fine capture!

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lifesnapper
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22 Mar 2013 - 5:38 PM

Gorgeous Ronnie, you do these SO well.

John Smile

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kirkoid
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22 Mar 2013 - 6:15 PM

Absolutely beautiful colours and presentation.
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rayme330
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22 Mar 2013 - 6:17 PM

Wonderful KS study Ronnie.

Ray

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22 Mar 2013 - 7:53 PM

Beautiful crisp clear detail and colours lovelySmile

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ChristineD
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22 Mar 2013 - 7:54 PM

Simply beautiful

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EMJAYCEE
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22 Mar 2013 - 7:56 PM

Your "usual way" always produces a beautiful image Ronnie.
Joan.

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22 Mar 2013 - 9:12 PM

Orchids display themselves so beautifully, all they need is a black background and a touch of the Ronnie magic.

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22 Mar 2013 - 9:44 PM

Taken with your usual flare and a wonderful result with this stunning flower.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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samarmishra
23 Mar 2013 - 1:33 AM

Hi Ronnie, this is really excellent image of the Orchid, lovely flower and you have captured it to the perfection.. Really excellent... loved the black background..

Regards,
Samar

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Ray42
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23 Mar 2013 - 7:26 AM

An excellent capture

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canonfan
canonfan  4 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2013 - 8:26 AM

Excellent colour and detail in this image Ronnie. Really stands out against the black background
Jim

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23 Mar 2013 - 9:23 AM

Beautiful image Ronnie - such detail.
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23 Mar 2013 - 10:14 AM

An elegant flower shown off to perfection against that black background.
Carole

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Brian65
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23 Mar 2013 - 12:21 PM

Superb image Ronnie, a work of art indeed. Good luck with the loft.SmileTongueWink
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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
23 Mar 2013 - 12:24 PM

Another stunning presentation from the world famous KS studio Ronnie. Superb detail.

Rgds

John

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BarbaraR
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23 Mar 2013 - 6:02 PM

Such a beautifully marked flower.
Very pretty against the black b/g.

(can just see 3 grey triangles to the edges though)

B.

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annettep38
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24 Mar 2013 - 1:27 AM

Perfect detail and arrangement as usual!
You made the best of the weather!

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27 Mar 2013 - 4:11 PM

A real class act Ronnie, this is such a gorgeous orchid and you've captured its markings quite beautifully

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digital_boi
29 Mar 2013 - 11:59 AM

fine capture light perfect as is the colour and detail

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